A GP SURGERY has been shut down with immediate affect after inspectors applied for an "urgent" court order for its closure.
A HORRIFIED mum claims her two-year-old son could have drowned after a manhole cover collapsed under him.
LEIGH Old Town is a favourite spot on the estuary, attracting thousands of visitors on any sunny weekend, but did you know Southend Council planned to destroyed it in the 1960s?
HUNDREDS of people showed up to celebrate Armed forces day at events across south Essex over the weekend, with parades and services to honour our veterans and the Armed Services.
VANDALS have stolen flowers planted by islanders in tribute to fallen soldiers.
CANVEY Island are sitting pretty at the top of the T-Rippon Mid-Essex Cricket League after a narrow 11 run win over Springfield seconds.
RESIDENTS will soon know whether they will get more of a say in housing developments on the island.
A FORMER roadie and his wife have combined their two great passions by opening a cafe decorated with more than 40 years of music memorabilia.
TWO drivers were arrested and charged with drugs offences during a road safety operation on Canvey yesterday.